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DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
School record falls for second straight home swim meet
Laker boys shutout Green Wave
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
Mn State colleges, universities wave application fees in October
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Duane L. Erickson
Larry A. Hanson
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
Stop the lies against Eken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
September 25, 2016
'I am a student with drug addiction' students talk addiction and recovery
"I am a student with drug addiction...," Angela, a 17-year-old who attends the Lakes Recovery School in Detroit Lakes, reads the words aloud...
September 25, 2016 - 5:00am
September 14, 2016
FDA staff flags concerns about Pfizer's quit-smoking drug study
Pfizer Inc's trial data on Chantix, a drug to help people quit smoking, failed to impress U.S. Food and Drug Administration scientists, in a...
September 14, 2016 - 8:59am
August 27, 2016
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
A recent study in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine shows that drug companies are bribing doctors with food to prescribe their expensive, brand-name medicines. At least that's the way it's been reported in the media. Dig deeper into the study, however, and it becomes clear that doctors...
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am
August 17, 2016
DL man charged with drugs, DWI
A Detroit Lakes man has made his initial court appearance after being charged with felony fifth-degree drugs and two gross misdemeanor DWI’s. James Spencer Larson, 22, was arrested Aug. 3 after officers with the Minnesota State Patrol received a driving complaint in the WE Fest...
August 17, 2016 - 11:11am
August 6, 2016
DL woman charged with drugs, theft
A Detroit Lakes woman has made her initial court appearance on charges of felony 5th degree drug possession and misdemeanor theft. Christina Cheri Devall, 22, was arrested July 11 after police were called to a store in Detroit Lakes on a report of shoplifting. According to the complaint...
August 6, 2016 - 5:15am
July 31, 2016
DL man sentenced for drug possession
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced after being found guilty of possessing a variety of drugs, including marijuana, meth and oxycodone pills. Trevor Duane Smith was found guilty but was granted a stay of adjudication, which means if he successfully completes his terms probation,...
July 31, 2016 - 5:10am
July 28, 2016
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
The Bakken oil boom may be over, but people on the front lines of fighting crime in western North Dakota say drug trafficking is worse than ever. The price of drugs is dropping and an influx of out-of-state gangs are intensifying the problem, a lead agent with the North Dakota Bureau...
July 28, 2016 - 5:50am
July 9, 2016
Ponsford woman arrested on felony drug charges
A Ponsford woman is facing two felony drug charges after she was arrested June 7. Natasha Marie Goodman, 27, is charged with third-degree and fifth-degree drug possession charges in a public housing zone. According to a complaint filed with Becker County District Court, officers were...
July 9, 2016 - 5:30am
June 24, 2016
Callaway woman charged with drugs
A Callaway woman made her first court appearance after being charged with felony 5th degree possession of drugs. Lori Ann Vasecka, 52, was arrested Jan 18 after law enforcement was dispatched to a Callaway residence on a call of a suicidal female. According to the complaint filed...
June 24, 2016 - 5:30am
June 15, 2016
Traffic stop ends in drug charges
An early morning traffic stop in Hubbard County on June 8 led to deputies locating one pound of methamphetamine in the trunk of a vehicle. Sean William Curtis, 46, of Bemidji, faces three felony controlled substance charges in Hubbard County District Court. According to court documents,...
June 15, 2016 - 10:28am
June 12, 2016
DL man gets 4 years for heroin
David Shawn Rock, 42, of 36708 Martin Drive, White Earth, has been sentenced to more than four years in prison after being caught with heroin. He was charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. A felony third-degree charge of controlled...
June 12, 2016 - 5:20am
Man gets six years after being caught with 70 grams of meth
A Naytahwaush man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for selling methamphetamines. Nathan Earl McArthur, 32, of 230 Shore Ave., Naytahaush, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court...
June 12, 2016 - 5:00am
June 9, 2016
Woman gets nine years for selling methamphetamines
A Wadena woman has been sentenced to nine years in prison for selling methamphetamines. Denise Ann Kline, 48, of 63499 County Road 68, Wadena, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records,...
June 9, 2016 - 5:25am
Pelican Rapids man sentenced for meth
Matthew Wayne Sundblad, 31, of 19360 Appaloosa Road, Pelican Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime A felony charge of receiving stolen property was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, on...
June 9, 2016 - 5:20am
June 8, 2016
DL man sentenced for meth possession
Uriah Wade Liebl, 33, of 365 11th Ave., Detroit Lakes, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 7 he was arrested on a warrant at the Detroit Lakes Walmart store. In his car in...
June 8, 2016 - 10:50am